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Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Warrington (WA3), Bristol (BS20), Leicester (LE1), Newbury (RG14), Preston (PR1) – Hybrid working available



One of our key clients has an urgent requirement for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to be based at their offices in Warrington on a permanent basis (Hybrid Working available). This is a great opportunity to join a specialist engineering company who have a global reach and offer the opportunity to work on a range of large and diverse projects across the Nuclear, Defence, Power and Energy.


Employee Benefits


  • Generous holiday allowance.
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance.
  • Employee share scheme.
  • Employee shopping savings portal.
  • Payment of Professional Fees.
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave.
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement.
  • Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity.


As Senior Mechanical Engineer you will be involved in the full nuclear life cycle across both Nuclear Defence and Civil Nuclear projects. As part of this role you will assist in the effective management of the customer to aid in development of business resolution of technical and delivery issues. You will ensure procedures, codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities.


As Senior Mechanical Engineer you will                Maintaining the engineering configuration, ensuring the overall design intent and integrity is maintained throughout design lifecycle. Provide support to the Project Manager for the planning, control and delivery of tasks and projects


My client would be keen to speak to candidates with the following expertise:


Essential experience of the Senior Mechanical Engineer:


  • Nuclear experience is not a necessity, we welcome applications from all engineering backgrounds.
  • You are someone who owns and delivers, who champions high performance and is courageous to challenge the status quo.  
  • Knowledge of CAD tools and General Engineering Drawing Practice.
  • Ability to build strong and influential relationships with key stakeholders. 
  • Experience leading a team. 


My client is offered a competitive salary with an exceptional benefits package, apply now to explore this opportunity.



Company information

At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for Senior Mechanical Engineer looking for new employment.

As part of putting people first, we strive to be an equal opportunities employer and we are always looking to increase the diversity of our workforce, working closely with our clients to ensure everyone is included.


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